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Dollar Edges Higher Amid Rate Rise Expectations

That Was the Year That Was – 1966 Image by brizzle born and bred The swinging sixties were in full flow, but in some corners of the world the peace and love mantra of the flower-power generation could not be heard. Even as hippies in London and San Francisco were weaving daisies into their hair, in China Mao Tse-Tung launched the Cultural Revolution, a 10-year political campaign aimed at rekindling… Read More »

The easiest way to get your home loan lender to drop your interest rate

More Cuba, Dec 2011 – 037 Image by Ed Yourdon This is a second set of a couple hundred photos taken in Havana, Cuba in December 2011. The first set, which included what I felt were the best 100 photos of the 3500+ images, was uploaded earlier. You can find it here on Flickr This woman was carefully dressed in a faux costume/outfit, hoping to be photographed by tourists, in… Read More »

The easiest way to get your home loan lender to drop your interest rate

The easiest way to get your home loan lender to drop your interest rate A QUICK Google search, a 15-minute phone call and a bit of tough talking is all it takes. I’m the biggest home loan Scrooge you will meet — I’m regularly threatening my bank that I’ll move if they don’t give me a better deal and I mean it. Read more on Adelaide Now As Much as… Read More »

The easiest way to get your home loan lender to drop your interest rate

The easiest way to get your home loan lender to drop your interest rate A QUICK Google search, a 15-minute phone call and a bit of tough talking is all it takes. I’m the biggest home loan Scrooge you will meet — I’m regularly threatening my bank that I’ll move if they don’t give me a better deal and I mean it. Read more on Adelaide Now As Much as… Read More »

The easiest way to get your home loan lender to drop your interest rate

The easiest way to get your home loan lender to drop your interest rate A QUICK Google search, a 15-minute phone call and a bit of tough talking is all it takes. I’m the biggest home loan Scrooge you will meet — I’m regularly threatening my bank that I’ll move if they don’t give me a better deal and I mean it. Read more on Adelaide Now As Much as… Read More »

Interest rate cut unlikely amid risks to currency

Glenelg_53_January 15_2010 Image by Michael Dawes History of Glenelg In November, 1836, Colonel William Light found a safe anchorage on the eastern side of St. Vincent’s Gulf at Holdfast Bay, about 11 km south-west of where central Adelaide is now situated. Glenelg was favoured by freshwater lagoons and shady trees, and on 28th December, 1836, Captain John Hindmarsh proclaimed His Majesty’s Province of South Australia at the proclamation tree, later… Read More »